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Gildan Donates to Relief Efforts for Fort McMurray Fire Victims

Posted: May 17, 2016 – 01:40 PM EST

MONTREAL, May 17 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Gildan (TSX:GIL)(NYSE:GIL) announced today that it is donating a large collection of clothing items, including t-shirts, underwear and socks, to the evacuees of the Fort McMurray fires. The donation, with a retail value of more than...

YourCause Named a Preferred Provider and Partner for United Way Worldwide

Posted: May 17, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

PLANO, Texas, May 17 /CSRwire/ - YourCause LLC, provider of CSRconnect Employee Engagement Platform, today announced a partnership with United Way Worldwide (UWW), the worlds largest privately-funded nonprofit, in which YourCause has been named a preferred technology provider. With 1,800 United Ways engaged...

JetBlue Releases Annual Responsibility Report

Posted: May 17, 2016 – 09:10 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 17 /CSRwire/ - JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU) recently released its annual responsibility report outlining progress the airline made in environmental, social and business responsibility in 2015. This report highlights major developments including a 3.7 percent reduction in standardized emissions since 2009...

The CSE’s Sustainability Academy Leads the Way in Certified Specialized Sustainability (CSR) Education

Posted: May 17, 2016 – 07:57 AM EST

CHICAGO, May 17 /CSRwire/ - Having identified an existing gap in Sustainability education globally, the Centre for Sustainability and Excellence (CSE) wants to create a strong Sustainability culture by empowering professionals, entrepreneurs and graduates and offers practical and up to date education in...

African Gorilla Protection Focus of New CTI Paper USA Campaign

Posted: May 17, 2016 – 07:00 AM EST

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis., May 17 /CSRwire/ - CTI Paper USA has signed a letter of agreement to donate 1% of gross sales of its new durable papers and synthetics brand, Durilla, to The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International. The Fossey Fund directs money,...

JPMorgan Chase and Bloomberg Philanthropies Announce $7.5 Million to Prepare New Orleans Students for High-Demand Jobs

Posted: May 16, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS, May 16 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. and Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced $7.5 million to expand young peoples access to economic opportunity in New Orleans. As growing industries in Greater New Orleans require a more skilled workforce, these grants are designed...

Two Weeks Left to Register for Youth Education Roundtable in Boston

Posted: May 16, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

BOSTON, May 16 /CSRwire/ - Todays business leaders are redefining business success by how their companies work and impact society, driving the need for a deeper understanding of the relationship between environmental, educational and economic demands. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate...

Team Behind Domtar’s Award-Winning Sustainability Report Share Best Practices on 3BL Media Webinar, June 21

Posted: May 16, 2016 – 08:15 AM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts, May 16 /CSRwire/ - The team that wrote and distributed an award-winning 2015 sustainability report will join 3BL Medias next Best Practices webinar to share their formula for creating unique and engaging content that garnered interest far beyond launch day. Sustainability...

Acumen Launches Acumen America to Tackle Poverty in the United States in Partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Barclays and The Hitachi Foundation

Posted: May 16, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 16 /CSRwire/ - Acumen, the nonprofit global venture fund, announced today the launch of Acumen America, a portfolio of American social enterprises focused on tackling poverty within the United States. Since its founding in 2001, Acumen has invested $101 million...

National Grid Joins Combined Heat and Power for Resiliency Accelerator at White House Event

Posted: May 13, 2016 – 02:00 PM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., May 13 /CSRwire/ - This week the U.S. Energy Department announced three new Better Buildings Accelerators and 50 new partners to help the nation seize opportunities to improve critical infrastructure in our communities. As a partner in the Better Buildings Combined...

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